Martin DeBono

Executive Vice President and General Manager, Global Channels
Martin DeBono leads SunPower's global residential and channel businesses and blogs about residential solar trends. DeBono is a decorated Naval submarine officer, a member of Phi Beta Kappa and holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of North Carolina and a Master of Business Administration degree from Harvard Business School.
A rendering of Dan Brunn’s Bridge House under construction in Hancock Park, Los Angeles.

Unique Solar House is a Bridge Over Water

December 18th, 2017
Check out Bridge House, a unique modern green home that's literally a bridge over water.
Brian Milholland (at left), owner of Milholland Electric & Solar in San Diego, Calif., is a U.S. Army veteran enjoying a career in the solar industry.

Solar Industry Offers Veterans New Job Opportunities

November 7th, 2017
We're recognizing Veterans Day with a Q&A with an Army veteran who has spent his post-military career building his own solar company, hiring veterans and installing solar for the Southern California military community.
The sun is a naturally occurring nuclear reaction.

What is Solar Energy and How Do Solar Panels Work?

October 25th, 2017
Learn about the science behind solar energy and how solar panels work.
A home with SunPower solar panels.

How Many Solar Panels Do You Need: Panel Size and Output Factors

September 13th, 2017
How many solar panels do you need for your home? Here's a step-by-step guide for answering that question.
At SunPower we stand behind our attractive, durable, powerful solar with one warranty that covers your whole system for 25 years.

How Home Solar Warranties Work

September 5th, 2017
Learn why it's important to choose a solar company that stands behind its technology with a top-notch warranty.
Installing home solar is easier than you might think. We distill the process down to a few steps.

Five-Step Guide to How Solar Panels Are Installed

July 17th, 2017
Wondering how to install home solar panels? We explain the process in this quick five-step guide, the second in a three-part blog series about solar panel installation.


Installing home solar is easier than you might think. We distill the process down to a few steps.

Five-Step Guide to How Solar Panels Are Installed

When you're shopping for home solar panels, you're really choosing a solar installer you can trust to custom design the best solar system for your home.

Want the Best Solar Panels? Choose the Right Solar Installer

Why go solar now? Because the sooner you do, the sooner opening your electric bill will give you a reason to smile.

Why Go Solar Now? Savings and Other Solar Energy Benefits

SunPower solar panels seen here on two East Coast houses were still making electricity even during super storm Jonas last January.

Do Solar Panels Work in Winter?

If you think the type of solar panels you put on your roof isn't important, think again. What your solar panels are made of can make them more efficient.

Going Solar? What Type of Panels Should You Choose?  

SunPower solar panels were used by NASA on an unmanned vehicle used for icecap research in Greenland.

Solar That’s Tough Enough for NASA is Tough Enough for Your Roof

The California Public Utilities Commission is going to change how utilities give credit to homeowners for solar power.

California Utilities Changing Rules for Rooftop Solar Credits

How Many Solar Panels Will I Need?

How solar energy works

Solar 101: How Does Solar Energy Work?